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Front cover of the Canal Packet
A map of the whole length of the Canal
An information sheet
A copy of an early Indenture regarding the Canal
A booklet about the Canal Amenity Group, the West Vale branch
Page 1 of an extract from the Railway News publication dated 12/12/1908
Page 2 of an extract from the Railway News publication dated 12/12/1908

Wilts & Berks Canal Packet

This listing consists of a lot of information on the canal; it's growth, it's demise and it's future. The documents shown are but a few of what is here. For anyone interested in learning more about the canal, a read of this file would be a good place to start. There is also two photographs of extracts from the publication called the Railway News that gives good facts and figures about derelict canals and, in particular, the Wilts & Berks.

Also please see the following listings in our online catalogue as follows:

Longcot Wharf - Listing No N1174

Longcot Lock - Listing No N973

The Opening of the Canal - Listing No N578



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